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Lindsey Vonn set to compete in last Olympic women's downhill

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 5:50pm

Lindsey Vonn is set to compete in her last Olympic downhill, but she says she'd rather not focus on that right now.

Sprinter Jessica Peris says she returned positive drug test

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 5:32pm

Sprinter Jessica Peris, daughter of Olympic gold medalist Nova Peris, says she is awaiting B sample results after testing positive to a banned substance last year.

Column: Olympics should be reserved for the best athletes

Paul Newberry, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 5:24pm

Liz Swaney deserves kudos for dedication.

Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics

Pat Graham and Howard Fendrich, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 5:18pm

Lindsey Vonn prefers not to dwell on what shapes up as a significant story line for the women's downhill at the Pyeongchang Games.

Estimated 18.6 million viewers watch Olympics on Monday

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:34pm

Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics:

Nigeria savors its Olympic bobsled debut moment

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 2:12pm

Nigeria was winning the Olympic women's bobsled race.

The Latest: Highly-decorated Virtue, Moir win ice dancing

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:38am

The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

Ter Mors medals in 2 different sports at same Winter Games

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:28am

Speedskater Jorien ter Mors became the first woman to win Olympic medals in different sports at the same Winter Games.

Fourcade first to win 3 gold medals at Pyeongchang Olympics

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:16am

Nobody in French history has won more Olympic gold medals than Martin Fourcade. Nobody has won more gold medals so far at the Pyeongchang Winter Games than the French biathlete.

Rydzek leads German sweep in Nordic combined at Olympics

Jim Armstrong, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:06am

From fifth to first, Johannes Rydzek got his gold.

Germany leads, US 2nd after 2 runs of women's bobsled

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 7:46am

Elana Meyers Taylor went to sleep four years ago after the first night of her Olympic competition holding the lead, and her mind couldn't stop racing.

South Korea wins penalty-filled 3,000 relay in short track

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 7:46am

Kim Alang rested her helmeted head on the pads alongside the rink and cried. Then she raised her head and joy replaced tears.

AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 11 at the Pyeongchang Olympics

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:58am

Canadians Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir dazzled and twizzled their way to Olympic gold in ice dancing, becoming the most decorated figure skaters in games history. Johannes Rydzek won the Nordic combined large hill gold medal, leading a German sweep of the podium. And biathlete Martin Fourcade became the first athlete to win three gold medals at the Pyeongchang Games, helping France to a first-place finish in the mixed relay.

Olympic curse weighs on Christie in short-track speedskating

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:50am

When Elise Christie was asked whether an Olympic curse was ruining her chances for gold, the three-time short-track speedskating world champion had no option but to agree.

French ice dancer doesn't risk another wardrobe malfunction

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:14am

Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics:

Norway curler feels 'robbed' of glory in Russia doping drama

Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:54am

A Norwegian curler who lost out on the Olympic bronze medal to a Russian rival charged with doping said Tuesday he feels robbed of his moment of glory.

For Olympic fans, the real fun starts after the games

Scott Mayerowitz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:12am

The Olympics aren't just about fierce competition between the world's best athletes.

AP PHOTOS: Athletes in motion at the Pyeongchang Olympics

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:10am

Athletes at the Winter Games sometimes move so fast that it's hard to keep up. Bobsledders, skiers and speedskaters all rush by in a blur.

Before the curling, icemasters go to work on Olympic surface

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 3:59am

Before all the shouting and the sweeping and the rolling of rocks at the Olympic curling venue can begin, that's when Shawn Olesen gets to work.